Are you looking for an opportunity to work with an established and progressive engineering consulting firm that values its employee’s enthusiasm and technical contributions? If so, Amec Foster Wheeler Environment & Infrastructure, Inc. is looking for someone like you to join our operation in Phoenix, Arizona. The ideal candidate will be self-motivated and able to work on projects involving multidisciplinary teams. The position is in support of project assignments related to drainage engineering, stormwater management, and surface water modeling. The position may also have the opportunity to support project efforts related to other disciplines, such as transportation/traffic, site development, and water/wastewater infrastructure.
Key Responsibilities •Support the development and analysis of drainage mitigation alternatives as part of planning level studies and assist in preparing budget level cost estimates •Perform drainage analysis including; hydrologic modeling, hydraulic modeling of channels and/or washes, scour analysis, sediment transport analysis, culvert design, roadway drainage, storm drain hydraulics, retention/detention design, erosion protection design and design of hydraulic structures including weirs , drop structures, and energy dissipaters •Prepare technical documents and reports in support of drainage engineering and floodplain management work •Perform project work related to stormwater management, permitting, and compliance services for federal, state, and local governments; as well as private clients
Skills / Qualifications •Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering, Biological & Agricultural Engineering, or other engineering field •Minimum 3 years of relevant experience. EIT required; PE is a plus •Past working experience using FLO-2D (preferred), plus one or more of the following hydrologic and hydraulic models: HEC-1/HEC-HMS, HEC-2/HEC-RAS/HEC-RAS 2D, and HEC-6/HEC-6T •Expertise in the use of GIS for data import, manipulation, review, querying, filtering/screening of results •Familiarity with the creation and/or interpretation of construction documents (plans and specifications) related to drainage infrastructure •Experience using Autodesk AutoCAD® a plus •Demonstrated understanding or experience with the following water quality AZPDES general permits: Small MS4, MSGP, CGP, and DeMinimus - also a plus •Ability to communicate clearly and succinctly, both verbally and in writing •Capacity to work efficiently and demonstrate effective organizational skills •Aptitude to work safely and intelligently in the field regardless of weather conditions and performing a variety of tasks, including site/system inspections and sample collection •Proficiency in MS Office application software such as Word, Excel, and PowerPoint •Must pass a drug screen, background check, and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company’s driving (MVR) policy
Diversity Statement We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.
About Amec Foster Wheeler Environment and Infrastructure Inc.
Amec Foster Wheeler (www.amecfw.com) designs, delivers and maintains strategic and complex assets for its customers across the global energy and related sectors.Employing around 36,000 people in more than 55 countries and with 2015 revenues of £5.5 billion, the company operates across the oil and gas industry – from production through to refining, processing and distribution of derivative products... – and in the mining, clean energy, power generation, pharma, environment and infrastructure markets. Amec Foster Wheeler offers full life-cycle services to offshore and onshore oil and gas projects (conventional and unconventional, upstream, midstream and downstream) for greenfield, brownfield and asset support projects, plus leading refining technology. Amec Foster Wheeler shares are publicly traded on the London Stock Exchange and its American Depositary Shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange. Both trade under the ticker AMFW.